Stone pendants

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris on top of mastaba G 7754

Dimensions

Largest width and length: 2.2 x 2.8 cm (7/8 x 1 1/8 in.) Smallest length x width: 1.1 x 1 cm (7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2756

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

Jewelry, The Ancient World

Classifications

Pendants

Two rough irregular pendants in a fairly translucent pale amber colored stone. The Object Register says there are three but one is missing (see Notes).

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris on top of mastaba G 7754. 1929: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition